West Indian Dwarf Polypody (Grammitis nimbata)


Grammitis Nimbata, or more commonly know as West Indian Dwarf Polypody, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Grammitis. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Grammitis Nimbata or West Indian Dwarf Polypody's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the state of North Carolina.

  • Category: Fern
  • Genus: Grammitis
  • Family: Grammitidaceae
  • Order: Polypodiales
  • Class: Filicopsida
  • Division: Pteridophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • State T/E Status: NC (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: NC (dwarf polypody fern)

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